Tuition & Scholarships

Many Spartans graduate with 20 or more college/AP credits that allow them to begin their post-secondary education as a sophomore.  Mr. Boland, College Counselor & Dad to Spartan, Class of 2015

2021-2022 Tuition and Fees
Tuition $18,595
Tablet Lease-to-Own Annual Fee $675
Locker Fee $15
Spartan Association Fee $20
Tuition Assistance Awarded in 2020-2021 $3.5 MILLION

Additional grade level fees for class retreats and activities are $125 for freshmen, $150 for sophomores, $150 for juniors, $350 for seniors.

The Ignatian Scholarship 

We are thrilled to announce a new merit-based award, renewable for four years, for 8th grade applicants in recognition of high academic achievement.

The Father De Smet Scholarship 

Thanks to our generous benefactors, we are pleased to announce new scholarship options! These scholarships are renewable annually for 8th grade applicants in recognition of high academic achievement and community involvement.

Scholarship Application

Still looking for more?

Our Tuition Assistance Index provides a flexible tuition model designed to make a Jesuit education more affordable for your family.


Worth the Investiment

  • Parent
Emily, Mom to 3 Spartans, Classes of 2019 & 2022

We talk about our kids, who they are and who they’re becoming, and realize that our investment into them is paying off.

  • Class of 2006
Patrick Morris, Director of Alumni Relations

What makes the De Smet Jesuit educational experience distinct is how the school brings out the best in each individual. Not only are the students academically prepared for college, but they are provided with a faith-filled foundation that will serve them—and others—for life.

Meet Our Admissions Team

Timothy Sullivan

Timothy Sullivan

Admissions Director
BS, Business Administration, Maryville University
Maria Lang

Maria Lang

Assistant Director of Admissions
BA, Education, University of Missouri - St. Louis
BA, Spanish, University of Missouri - St. Louis
Lisa Mosquera

Lisa Mosquera

Admissions Counselor
BS-Paralegal, Paralegal, Minnesota State University
Brenda Reinsfelder

Brenda Reinsfelder

Financial Services Coordinator
BA, Accounting, Lindenwood University

We acknowledge the sacrifices families make when they invest in private school. We take our stewardship seriously and encourage families to apply for tuition assistance and our scholarships. Please note: Tuition may be subject to change and does not include cost of books, lunch, or PE uniforms. Tuition for future academic years is released each spring. Grade level fees for class retreats and activities range from $125 for freshmen to $350 for seniors.